First Steps

First Steps is  an amazing new composition for  concert band by Jon Steinwinder. This piece opens with a nod to Aaron Copland in a beautiful fanfare featuring the brass section. The next section get more technical and really shows off your wood winds. This section represents the race to the moon, and the fast paced technological advancements- you can almost hear the circuit boards churning! The final statement is one of glorious success. Your band will sound amazing and your audience will rave about this contemporary piece that pays tribute to one of Americas finest moments!

Music Length ~ 6:19 min

Instrumentation: Piccolo, Flutes, Oboe, Bassoon, Clarinets 1-2, Bass Clarinet, Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Bari Sax, Trumpets 1-3, French Horns 1-2, Trombone 1-2, Euphonium, Tuba, Glockenspiel, Vibraphone, Timpani, Snare Drum, Bass Drum, Cymbals, Percussion 1-2

Grade: 4

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